Adrian Peterson Believes, And So Do The Saints

It’s too early to say if the ex-Viking will find his footing in New Orleans, but his new teammates swear the veteran running back still has the juice. A look at Peterson’s next chapter, plus notes on an emerging Dolphins star, a Lion-sized loss and a subtle but significant change for those in stripes

Census of an NFL Roster

Just how diverse is a typical NFL locker room? We surveyed 51 members of the Denver Broncos on the subjects of class, race, religion, upbringing, politics and more

Odell Beckham Jr. Wants to Silence the Critics

An exceptional talent but easily combustible, the Giants’ wideout took steps this offseason to follow the advice of his general manager and grow up. But the real test won’t come until the games begin

The Beat Goes On

Bob McGinn has left the Packers beat after 38 years in the press box. But he’ll never lose his passion for football—or the right way to do the job

The Ideal Modern Linebacker

At first glance, Deion Jones is undersized and a bit of a lightweight to be a middle ’backer. But in the pass-happy NFL, his speed makes him the prototype for an evolving position

Osi Umenyiora’s Global Mission

The former Giants star is covering the NFL for BBC Sports and working as a scout to unearth hidden talent in Europe. It won’t be long, he says, before an NFL team calls London its home

24 Hours ... With Sean McVay

He may be the youngest coach in NFL history, but the Rams’ new head man is in unquestioned command of his team. Word for the wise—no daydreaming in meetings!

Mike Zimmer Sees Vikings From Different Perspective

Minnesota’s coach is back, relatively healthy after eight eye procedures and ready to help his team work past last season’s late swoon. Plus more notes on the Jets’ rebuild, an overlooked Falcon and the Pats’ uphill climb

The Idea of Brotherhood in the NFL Is A Farce

The Jets did wrong by cutting David Harris when they did, but no one should be surprised by how NFL teams treat their players . . . plus a look at Kaepernick’s ongoing unemployment, the Ryan brothers’ bar room scuffle, the best trolling of Cam Newton, and more

On the Ground in the U.K., NFL Passion Runs High

On a four-city tour of Britain this spring, the fans’ knowledge of and fervor for the American game was abundant. Logistics will remain a headache, but a permanent team in London seems increasingly likely

Stop Locking These Rookies Out

Why it’s past time for the NFL to retire an antiquated rule that is keeping top 10 picks Christian McCaffrey and John Ross from practicing. Plus, J.J. Watt takes NFL Network’s Top 100 to task, and Josh Norman is ready to battle the best once again